Adobe Lightroom Classes

 

Gift Certificates are now available:

 

The perfect gift for a photographer you know. Allows flexibility in scheduling a workshop or private consultation at FLDW. The gift recipient need only call FLDW to register for a class. Exchanges are allowed - the gift recipient may apply the credit towards any class.

 

Need help fast?: Registration FAQ and Step by Step Registration PDF

 

Class exchanges are allowed when requested a minimum of two business days before class. There are no class exchanges allowed fewer than two business days before class, or after the class has been held. This policy allows us to register people who may be on the waitlist for a class, and to schedule our instructors accordingly.

 

Refund Policy:

 

More than two days before class: full refund.. There are no refunds less than two days before class. In the event a class is canceled you will be fully refunded or have the choice of class credit towards a future class.

 

 

Adobe Lightroom Classic CC Intensive: Two Day Class

 

Part 1: The first day covers the Library, Slideshow and Web modules. You will learn how to design a logical file structure, build an efficient backup system, create an easy-to-use naming structure, and use “metadata” to simplify tracking images from program to program. Integrate image management into your workflow using Adobe Lightroom Classic software and learn how to implement an advanced keyword system for tracking the content of your images.

 

Leverage the power of virtual Collections to organize your images. We will also cover the Slideshow and Web modules in greater detail, including the use of custom templates for unique and powerful automatic web design. Learn how to set up a web server to post your images online for personal or client review.

 

Part 2 : The second day covers the Raw conversion and editing tools and Print module. We focus on maximizing the quality of your images in the Develop module, with a detailed explanation of each tool set, including the new selective control with the Adjustment brush. Learn how to set-up batch processing, round-trip editing of images from Lightroom into Adobe Photoshop CC, and working with virtual copies of your original files.

 

Class meets from 10:00 - 4:00 pm., Fee $245

 

Saturday/Sunday 10-4 PM, January 27-28

@ LightSource, 1661 Tennessee St. #2W, San Francisco

 

The Essential Primer for Adobe Lightroom

 

Digital photography lets you take thousands of low-cost images. The only problem is storing and organizing them for fast, easy access. A well-designed system lets you make the most of your digital images and avoid chaos and frustration, and Adobe Lightroom is the tool of choice for both professionals and amateurs alike. Lightroom provides a single solution that covers all your editing and organizing needs.

 

This workshop covers the everything you need to get started with an in-depth exploration of the Library module. You will learn how to:

 

  • Design a logical file structure.
  • Build an efficient backup system.
  • Learn how to set up Lightroom and import images.
  • Use metadata to simplify tracking and filtering images.
  • Implement an advanced keyword system for your images.
  • Learn how to manage Collections to organize your images.

 

Once your files are safely downloaded and organized, you can then move on to the second class in the series which focuses on the world-class editing tools in Lightroom.

 

Class meets from 10:00 - 1:00 pm., Fee $95

 

 

Adobe Lightroom Classic CC • Develop and Edit

 

Lightroom Develop and Edit covers the Raw conversion tools and Print module. We focus on maximizing the quality of your images in the Develop module, with a detailed explanation of each tool set, including the advanced selective control with the Adjustment brush. Learn how to set-up batch processing, round-trip editing of images from Lightroom into Adobe Photoshop, and working with virtual copies of your original files.

 

We will also demonstrate a color managed print workflow from start to finish. Build custom templates for the Print module, understand custom print profiles, setting up a color managed workflow, and use Adobe Lightroom with dedicated printing software.

 

  • Complete explanation of the Develop module; every tool, every slider.
  • Round trip editing with Adobe Photoshop and external plugins.
  • Batch processing and custom export options.
  • Introduction to the Book Module and integration with Blurb publishing.

 

And that's just for starters. Join me for a great class exploring these new features.

 

Class meets from 6:00 - 9:00 pm., Fee $95

 

 

Lightroom Classic CC - Advanced Edit and Develop Techniques

 

Take your edit skills to the next level. Lightroom continues to impress with new tools for creating panorama, HDR and advanced retouching. This class leverages develop presets for quickly achieving a consistent final result that brings your photographs to life. Spend less time creating the look you want, and maximize the quality of your final images. These are few of the topics we will cover:

 

  • Advanced tone controls
  • Maximizing highlights and shadows
  • Lens corrections and custom profiles
  • Local adjustments, creative white balance, and retouching
  • Working with roundtrip Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop

 

During this 3 hour class you will learn how to get the most out of your Raw files. This is a very hands on class, bring your own images and take them to the next level.

 

Class meets from 1:00 - 4:00 pm., Fee $95

 

 

 

Lightroom Classic CC - An Efficient Workflow

 

If you are struggling with maintaining an organized catalog, then this is the class for you. This class focuses on a professional workflow, that takes you through the downloading process, to exporting finished files for client review, burning to DVD, or archiving on your backup system.

 

  • Leveraging keywords and metadata
  • Best practices for folder management
  • Collections and virtual copies
  • Advanced filter presets
  • Export and publish services
  • Best strategies for backup
  • How to keep a laptop and desktop synchronized

 

During this 3 hour class you will learn the best practices for: comparing, sorting, rating, keywords, building logical collections, creating useful presets, and much more. This class brings it all together in a simple step-by-step process that will boost your productivity and leverage the true power of Lightroom.

 

And that's just for starters. Join me for a great class exploring these new features.

 

Class meets from 6:00 - 9:00 pm., Fee $95

 

 

CONTACT US. Address 101 Broadway, Suite 232 Oakland, CA 94607 Phone +1 (415) - 516 - 9305 Email brad@fldigital.com

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CONTACT US. Address 101 Broadway, Suite 232 Oakland, CA 94607 Phone +1 (415) - 516 - 9305 Email brad@fldigital.com

Adobe Lightroom Classes

CONTACT US. Address 101 Broadway, Suite 232 Oakland, CA 94607 Phone +1 (415) - 516 - 9305 Email brad@fldigital.com
CONTACT US. Address 101 Broadway, Suite 232 Oakland, CA 94607 Phone +1 (415) - 516 - 9305 Email brad@fldigital.com

Adobe Lightroom Classes

CONTACT US. Address 101 Broadway, Suite 232 Oakland, CA 94607 Phone +1 (415) - 516 - 9305 Email brad@fldigital.com
CONTACT US. Address 101 Broadway, Suite 232 Oakland, CA 94607 Phone +1 (415) - 516 - 9305 Email brad@fldigital.com